This working paper from economists John Morehouse and Edward Rubin examines whether coal power plant owners choose locations that reduce their potential exposure to clean air monitoring and regulations.
In this paper, the authors test whether smaller refiners are actually hurt by the RFS. Learn more about the research here.
This edited volume builds on Nobel laureate Elinor Ostrom’s research with six chapters by renowned environmental scholars.
This research explores the key issues underlying the VSL, including problems with the broader practice of monetizing nonmarket goods. Learn more here.
Rather than forcing specific technologies on consumers, policymakers should opt for approaches that engage consumer preferences and innovative solutions.
Modifications to Fuel Regulations to Provide Flexibility for E15 and to Elements of the Renewable Identification Number Compliance System
The EPA seeks comment on changes to rules governing sales of E15, a gasoline blend with up to 15% ethanol. Learn more about the research here.
A broad cross-section of self-reported motives, methods, and prices used by private companies engaging in internal carbon pricing.
This research examines the effects of renewable portfolio standards (RPS) on electricity prices. Learn more about the research here.
This research explores the environmental consequences of mandating ethanol in greater detail and makes policy recommendations.